Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 130926
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
326 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BRISK NORTHWEST WINDS...HIGH WAVES...AND HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
LINGERING THIS MORNING...

.BRISK NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH
THE MORNING. UNTIL THEN...THE BRISK WINDS...HIGH WAVES AND HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. HIGH PRESSURE
AND MUCH LIGHTER WINDS AND LOW WAVE HEIGHTS WILL PREVAIL FOR LATER
TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
326 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS THIS MORNING WITH HIGHER
  WIND GUSTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THIS MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING.

* FREEZING SPRAY: HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS EXPECTED IN ICE FREE
  AREAS...ESPECIALLY TOWARD OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

&&

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